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Updated 3 days ago

how to take cna classes without a highschool diploma or ged - 43 Replies

[QUOTE who="Cottoncandy2929 in North Carolina"]I was making 16 a hr being a cna 1 in va i jus moved to nc n everyone is telling me i have to have a...


Updated 12 days ago

Leaving $22 hour job to be a CNA (Dumb move) - 2 Replies

[QUOTE who="heyitsjenny"]Have you lost your mind? No. No, do not do that. You’ll be extremely lucky to make even $12/hour, and in CT, that will...


Is it true Walmart and even McDonalds pay more than CNA jobs?

My wife just got on the CNA registry here in NC, but all the jobs she's finding pay like $9.00 and hour.. She makes $12.00/Hr at Walmart.. She's...


Updated 22 days ago

What is a good Home Health Aide (HHA) Online course? - 10 Replies

I graduated from Penn Foster online it's a real school full accreditation and they have that course and it's not a game I have a real high school...

heartandhands in Canyon Country, California

Updated 27 days ago


I work as a home health aide and always indoors with my clients, i'd like to take my CNA online. anybody know schools that do CNA online?


Updated 1 month ago

I have no experience as a cna and cant find a job that will hire me - 108 Replies

I just became certified a couple of months ago and Have applied to tons of places and they have all turned me down due to lack of experience.A...

Cat1990 in Holyoke, Massachusetts

Updated 2 months ago

Anyone else fail the CNA exam their first time? - 181 Replies

So I studied for hours, prepared, practiced my skills for weeks and bombed the test today. I feel like an idiot. I passed handwashing, ROM exercises...

SunshineBaby47 in Illinois

Updated 2 months ago

CNA become a LVN in California - 668 Replies

Hey guys did you know that if Persons with 51 months equivalent experience (51 months in an acute care facility), and a 54 hour pharmacology course...

Ashantoine in Ohio

Updated 3 months ago

Tips for Passing the State Exam on your First Try! - 3 Replies

Hi all, I was super nervous about passing the skills portion of the exam (the written part is super easy). I ended up passing on my 1st try & wanted...

plaramee in Bradenton, Florida

Updated 4 months ago

CNA skills and written test...what is involved - 259 Replies

I took the tests on Monday (feb 2) in Indiana and passed. Thank goodness. I did not get help from the instructor as he was fired from teaching. I...

Elitemedicalacdemy in Florida

Updated 4 months ago

How to get your Med Tech License's - 151 Replies

I'm a cna and have been since 1985. I've gone through training two times. Because I let my license expire the first time. I had to retake it all over...

Corps in Mission, Texas

Updated 5 months ago

How do i get cna, lpn license? Former Navy corpsman. - 2 Replies

I was a corpsman in the navy, do i need more schooling? or can i take the test? i havent worked in health care for over ten years. I also compleated...

Mstaya in Bronx, New York

Updated 5 months ago

CNA STATE TEST - 999 Replies

Is the CNA state test hard.... I think the written test would be fine...but i dont know about the skills...kinda of nervous... please email me at...

kris in Vineland, New Jersey

Updated 5 months ago

Why would any CNA work in a nursing home when you can do home health? - 2 Replies

I've been a CNA for about a month now & I work for a home health agency. I basically sit at this old couples house & cook them breakfast & do light...

McKenzie in Scottsdale, Arizona

Working while applying for reciprocity?

If I want to transfer my Washington CNA to Arizona, can I work as a nursing assistant in Arizona while the reciprocity goes through?

Alexis in Newark, New Jersey

Updated 10 months ago

This is how you transfer your CNA from state to state - 75 Replies

If you already are Licensed, Certified, Registered or State Approved in your own State and want to move to another state, you will need to request...

charmed1971 in Greenville, South Carolina

Updated 11 months ago

how to take a online cna class without a highschool diploma or ged - 51 Replies

can someone give me some infomation on this question.

Shay Baby in louisiana


Where can I get CNA license with no high school diploma

Tonya Ford in Kahoka

Updated 13 months ago

travel cna - 825 Replies

ar their any company that hire cna to teavel if so PLEASE let me know

Karen in Canon City, Colorado

Updated 14 months ago

Am I too old to start taking CNA training ? - 46 Replies

I would appreciate some honest opinions. I have been unemployed for a year now and there are no jobs in my area. There seem to be plenty of...

seema330 in Slidell, Louisiana

Updated 16 months ago

Show me the money... - 322 Replies

What are typical cna salaries? Do some companies pay a lot more for this position than others? What does a top earner make in this field? What...

Leah in Ashford, Connecticut

Understaffed-Incontinence care

I've noticed that where I work regularly and in some other facilities I've filled in for, we are almost always short staffed and residents just don't...

Sara C in Roselle, Illinois

Nervous About Taking CNA State Test In May!!! HEELLPP

Hello, i just finished my CNA course about 2 weeks ago and i have scheduled myself for the state exam in may. Has anyone taken it lately? What should...

Edith Ennis in BESSEMER, Alabama

Updated 34 months ago

no experience - 126 Replies

I have my state certification, but a lot of places want you to have 1-3 yrs exp. This is difficult....whay can I do? Where do CNA's...

Jackie in Denver CO in Loveland, Colorado

Updated 35 months ago

recent grad can't get a cna job anywhere!!!!! - 99 Replies

Just graduated and passed my exam june 1st for cna, finally got my cna license number 2 months later. I have had absolutely no luck getting a cna...

Kodabradshaw in Plymouth, Michigan

Transfering from state to state without work experience

So I plan on taking a CNA course in Michigan in the spring. My husband and I planned on moving to Georgia in the early summer, now my question is can...

Teri Mainard

Updated 38 months ago

Where Can I get certified as a CNA for and its covered by financial aid or free? - 18 Replies

I want to get certified over the summer, but my school doesnt have the CNA program. I go to gloucester county college, in sewell, new jersey.

sandra mccalebb in Southern pines, North Carolina

Updated 38 months ago

job description - 8 Replies

I would like to know where I can find a COMPLETE list of CNA job descriptions. I am being told different things from different people and need to see...

Slibby87@*****.*** in Northbridge, Massachusetts

Updated 39 months ago

Renewal Cna License - 30 Replies

I'm Marie L. Jean, I'm working At life Care Center Of Stoneham. My CNA License has been expired since March 2008. but I would like to renew it I...


Updated 39 months ago

Transfer CNA license??? - 282 Replies

I have recently moved to South Carolina from Florida and would like to know how to transfer my CNA license.....please help in Clearfield, Utah

Updated 43 months ago

Transfer license - 280 Replies

Does anyone know where I can get started on transferring My Virginia cna license to Texas? Thanks

Swift CNA Training in Winston Salem, North Carolina

Updated 43 months ago

CNA II TESTING - 26 Replies


lost in Anderson, Indiana

Updated 44 months ago

wanting to take CNA classes - 104 Replies

In the near future I plan on going to school for my LPN. I want to start with getting my CNA liscense. How do you get certified without having to be...

gwm238 in Colonial Heights, Virginia

Updated 47 months ago

Barrier Crime - 1 Reply

I got a assault and battery charge on a police officer in VA. This charge is called a "barrier crime." It has ruined my life as far as doing CNA...

Liz in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Updated 47 months ago

State won't allow myself to be a certified CNA without taking the course - 1 Reply

Wondering if it would be worth it to take the CNA course...Many job's ask for certified CNAs. However, just looking for a job to moonlight some extra...

Kevin Williams in Jersey City, New Jersey

Updated 48 months ago

Free Listing--CNA Training programs - 21 Replies The Online Magazine for Certified Nursing Assistants


MA in washinton wanting to challenge CNA exam w/o taking the course

so I am thinking about taking the CNA exam to be a CNA. I am already a Certified MA and I really do not want to got back to school to take the CNA...

Klinder@*****.*** in Valparaiso, Indiana

Updated 49 months ago

Is there such a position as non certfied nursing assistant: - 1 Reply

Hi, not wanting to be disrespectful. In the midst of working temporary job's after being laid off as a mental health worker with a local hospital....

Runner in Waterbury, Connecticut

Updated 50 months ago

cna pay - 12 Replies

why do cna make so little money when we are the one doing all the work first of all we know more about the resident we know when they are sick when...

adelaide.nsah@*****.*** in Silver Spring, Maryland

Updated 51 months ago

moving to georgia - 60 Replies

I am moving to Georgia from Maryland do i have to take a class

unbelievable in Trabuco Canyon, California

Updated 52 months ago

Job opportunities for immigrants - 2 Replies

Hi ! I have been in u.s for 2 years. My college has special program for student who not good in English become nurse assistant. But I wonder can I...

Isla Raquel in Gainesville, Virginia

Updated 53 months ago

Can you live comfortably on a CNA salary? - 5 Replies

I live in Fayetteville, North Carolina. I'm trying to decide what i want to do for a living. Does anyone think that i could make it off of a CNA's...

Nurse mgr in Lone Pine, California

Updated 55 months ago

Are there any Physical Requirements for being a CNA? - 2 Replies

I've been unemployed for 6-months, with no luck of employment. I see there's a good demand for CNAs, but I am wondering if there are any Physical...

prettylady12345 in Elizabeth, New Jersey


Hello Ladies/Gents: I am thinking of taking a CNA course and become certified to try to get a better paying job here in New Jersey, where people...

jamietriplett227 in Portland, Oregon

cna state test help

I took my skills test today and I did all the skills perfect except for two steps in one. I forgot to wash his hands and remove the clothing...

Poochie Whyte in Kingston, Jamaica

Updated 57 months ago

Where do I take CNA courses online at for the state of Florida? - 1 Reply

I am interested in taking a certified nurse assistant course online, but am on a budget. Any suggestions? And I am in the state of Florida.

Shelbycsg in Columbia, South Carolina

CNA Training SC?

Is there any training that's legitimate in SC preferably the Columbia area? Could I get my training somewhere else then transfer it over I news...

denise68 in Huntersville, North Carolina

to take the cna course or just challenge and take the test

I'm struggling with the descion on wheather to take the can course or in NC u can challenge. And just take the test. I am already. Certified as a...

EsperanzaRising in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Updated 59 months ago

Why can't I get a cna job in Atlanta? - 1 Reply

I have been applying for months and have not received a call back. Recently relocated to Georgia, have my CNA license for Georgia. I have experience...

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Updated 61 months ago

Do they hire new CNAs in Michigan - 2 Replies

I got my CNA in April and put in numerous apps and resumes online and in person, no one will callback. I keep being told they don't hire new CNAs....

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